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Pabst Mansion hosts candle-lit tours exclusively in late October.

Spooky events to explore around Milwaukee this Halloween

Kim Cook, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor October 26, 2021
From late night drive-in movies to candlelit, after-dark mansion tours, here are a few events taking place around the city that are sure to give attendees the heebie-jeebies.
Streaming services like Hulu offer special topics that highlight their Halloween movies and shows.

A&E’s favorite Halloween shows & movies

Rashad Alexander, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor October 26, 2021
Here are some of the Arts & Entertainment desks' favorite Halloween themed shows, movies and songs!
Ben Koshick, one of the guitarists for Tigera, shreds away to raise money for the Pablove Foundation.

Rock-A-Thon: Radio Rocks for The Pablove Foundation

Clare Lindstrom, Music Director of Marquette Radio October 23, 2021

Friday Oct. 15 Marquette Radio hosted their annual Rock-A-Thon concert in Weasler Auditorium, featuring all Milwaukee-based artists. The event partnered with The Pablove Foundation, a pediatric cancer...

Richard Nwabuzor, known as Richie Buz, preformed at the event.

Black Student Council invites major talent to Open Mic Night

Jonillia Davis, Arts and Entertainment Contributing Writer October 23, 2021
It was a great opportunity to witness local talent. It's something I’ve never experienced before.
Adele released her new single Easy on Me on Friday, Oct. 15.

Review: Adele previews emotionally honest album “30” with “Easy On Me”

Kim Cook, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor October 20, 2021
"Easy On Me" dropped Oct. 15, and placed listeners back into the familiar feeling of emotional anguish and nostalgia they can't help but experience when immersed in Adele's world.
Fans gathered Tuesday, Oct. 12, to watch the Milwaukee Brewers play.

Fans react to Brewers early exit and give thoughts on MLB Playoffs

Rashad Alexander, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor October 19, 2021
One of the exciting teams going into the playoffs was the Milwaukee Brewers, who dominated the National League Central Division, finishing 28 games over .500.
California Suite premiered during October at Helfaer Theatre.

REVIEW: Marquette Theatre’s “California Suite” production

Nora McCaughey, Executive Copy Editor October 19, 2021
The first of four half-hour scenes in Neil Simon’s “California Suite,” all of which take place in the same hotel room across different residents’ stays, opens with Knott as Hannah, a witty working woman from New York. She’s come to California to see her ex-husband Billy (played by sophomore in the College of Communication Matthew Torkilsen) to decide where their daughter will be living.
Bayanihan Student Organization celebrates Filipino American History Month

Bayanihan Student Organization celebrates Filipino American History Month

Izzy Fonfara Drewel, Arts and Entertainment Reporter October 19, 2021
On Oct. 15, BSO held a cultural retreat in Cudahy Hall to eat food and discuss their experiences and identities within their culture.
Singer-rapper Ric Wilson performs on stage at the 5th annual Beet Street Fall Festival hosted by the Cactus Club.

Beet Street Brings the Heat

Emily Bittman, Assistant General Manager of Marquette Radio October 14, 2021
Oct. 9th, 2021, marked the fifth annual Beet Street Fall Festival hosted by Bay View’s Cactus Club. The club is an entertainment venue that hosts smaller artists, comedians, and special events.
Sean Kingston preformed at Varsity Theatre on Oct. 2.

Review: Sean Kingston headlines MU Homecoming Concert

Kim Cook, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor October 5, 2021
While the free tickets for the concert sold out before the event took place, the show struggled to fill the seats of Varsity Theatre, barely making it to half-capacity. But you never would have known it with how loud and excited the audience was. 
The MIC Speaker Lab is on the fifth floor of Johnston Hall.

Open Mic at the MIC

Izzy Fonfara Drewel, Arts and Entertainment Reporter October 5, 2021
The open mic nights will be open to everyone everyone, but the MIC is trying to get into contact with clubs on campus and encourage them to participate. 
NBA Youngboy released his self-titled album on Sept. 24.

Review: NBA Youngboy returns in a big way with “Sincerely, Kentrell”

Rashad Alexander, Arts and Entertainment Assistant Editor October 5, 2021
Titled after his real name, "Sincerely, Kentrell" is Youngboy's first album since being arrested for gun charges in March 2021.  The project is 21 songs deep with no features and it showcases the pain and love Youngboy experiences.
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